This one day training course separates facts from fiction on the recent hype of Microservices. In this course you will learn how and why companies resort to this architectural style, and where it originated. Moreover we will focus on the challenges ahead on the way to a maintainable and scalable Microservices implementation. This course is interactive and there will be ample time for discussion and questions among attendees. This training is mainly theoretical with an occasional demo or discussion.

Experienced developers, architects, and technical managers who want an unbiased and objective view on the Microservices architectural style.

Conditions for participation


The following list of topics will be covered:

  • Introduction to the Microservices Architectural style
  • Why are companies doing this?
  • Why you should (not) be doing Microservices
  • Characteristics of Microservices
  • About Monoliths
  • Monolith to Microservices approach
  • Outer vs Inner Architecture
  • Data Strategy
  • Service Communication
  • Conway’s Law
  • Re-use Traps
  • Anatomy of a Microservice
  • Building & Deploying Microservices
  • Microservices Infrastructure
  • Design for Failure: Resilience & Anti-Fragility
  • Security
  • Testing Strategies

Bert is VP Technology at Luminis. Bert has been recognized by Sun/Oracle as Java Champion, several times distinguished as JavaOne Rockstar Speaker and has received twice the prestigious Duke's Choice Award for Java's innovative applications. Bert regularly speaks at conferences around the world on topics like Java, Cloud and software architecture. Bert is also the author of the book 'Building Modular Cloud Applications with OSGi', published by O'Reilly in 2013.

Bert Ertman

VP Technology

Practical info

Choose your training
Your details
Billing information

Confirmation of registration

Thank you very much for your registration. If you have registered for an online knowledge session, you will receive the login details one day before the start of the session. If you have registered for a physical training course or knowledge session, you will receive the exact location details and times 1 week before the start of the training course. If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact us via

Back to home

Upcoming dates

595,- per person
1 day, 09:00-17:00